|1918 ~ Lunar Thorn ~ Selenia lunularia|
A fairly uncommon and local species, but it has been recorded throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 39-44mm.
Open woodland and scrub.
Many species of broadleaved trees and shrubs.
Overwinters as a pupa just under the soil. Larva late June-late August.
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Photo by MDH, 25th May 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by DB, 30th May 2014, Middletown